Chesterfield vote could kick off Cloverleaf project (Times-Dispatch)
The Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote tonight on a memorandum of understanding that could set in motion the financial deal that will begin the revitalization of the property on Midlothian Turnpike at Chippenham Parkway.
Lawyer falls prey to Chinese ‘check scam’ (Virginia Lawyers Weekly)
It wasn’t a Nigerian prince, but a Chinese CEO who tripped up an Ashland lawyer in a newer version of a familiar scam that has the victim forwarding his own funds to cover a fake check.
Farm Fresh to close Market in downtown Norfolk on Jan. 15 (Virginian-Pilot)
The Market at Harbor Heights, once touted as a jewel of the local grocery chain, will close on Boush Street after three years in business. The store was not making money, Farm Fresh said.
Developers rush to finish deals at Tysons metro stations (Washington Post)
Four firms are seeking approval for changes to the existing station plans to accentuate their development plans and accommodate their employees.
9 New Rules for Branding Online (Inc.)
Mastering how to brand your business online takes a lot more than a cool logo and catchy slogan. Here is a fresh new set of tips from the experts.
November home prices fall 5%, expected to fall more (USA Today)
U.S. home prices fell 5.1% in November from a year earlier and are expected to go lower as the housing market struggles to find its recovery, according to a report Tuesday.
50 Cent tweets, tiny stock soars (MSN)
The rapper tells millions of followers to buy a penny stock in which he has a large stake — and scores $8.7 million.
Want More Influence? Just Ask (Business Week)
Forget pleading, bargaining, or manipulating. Get what you want by proffering a simple invitation.